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Casa Grande Brings Lifesaving Technology to Community with Pulsepoint App

The Casa Grande Fire Department is excited to join the PulsePoint Foundation in extending life-saving technology to Casa Grande via PulsePoint, a mobile app which alerts CPR-trained citizens of cardiac events in their vicinity so they may administer aid. The app also notifies users of the closest available Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Early application of bystander [...]

Fire Department to Kick Off Fire Prevention Week

The Casa Grande Fire Department is pleased to work in coordination with the National Fire Protections Association (NFPA) to celebrate Fire Prevention Week from October 8-14, 2017. This year's theme, "Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!" works to better educate the public about the critical importance of developing a home escape plan and practicing [...]

Explorers

Casa Grande Fire Department is the proud home of Explorer Post 911 Fire Hose Training at the Academy As part of the ongoing training for Explorers, members participated in classroom and hands-on hose evolutions. Much like regular firefighter training, explorers were exposed to deploying hose of differing sizes and lengths as well as properly loading [...]

Volunteer

Volunteers An essential component of the Fire Department’s operations are the volunteers.  They provide day-to-day administrative services, as well as emergency incident support. Examples of volunteer duties include: Public education School presentations Office support Delivery and pick up of supplies and equipment Assist with hydration and food supplies for firefighting personnel at fires and other extended [...]

Public Safety Communication Division

The Public Safety Communications of the police department provides the personnel that links the public with the sworn officers in the field. The division has sixteen full-time Public Safety Clerk positions whose functions include 911 operator, public safety dispatcher, records clerk, receptionists, secretary, and supervisor. The Public Safety Communications is currently under the command of [...]

Disaster Preparedness for Business

Ready Your Business   Dear Business Professionals: Recent events have proven the value of a strong and disaster-resilient community. Individuals, families, and businesses have been seen working together to recover from these events. “Ready Your Business” is a tool for building a disaster-resistant business community. We have identified 12-Points for Success, that are key to [...]

Station Tours

Station Tours If you would like to schedule a tour, please call the Fire Prevention Officer: 520-421-8777 ext. 5980  or email martha_bender@casagrandeaz.gov We can accommodate a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 24 people in a group tour. All ages are welcome.  Children groups must be accompanied by at least 2 adults A two-week advance [...]

CGFD Kicks Off CPR Awareness Week with Launch of AED Campaign

In honor of National CPR Awareness Week, the Casa Grande Fire Department is proud to partner with Ak-Chin Indian Community and the Pulsepoint Foundation to launch a registration campaign for local automated external defibrillator devices (AEDs). In preparation for the lifesaving Pulsepoint responder app that will allow residents to locate AEDs in the case of [...]